The last rites are given for the dead. The body is moved to the pyre.
The cleaning of the pyre is undertaken once more.
The body is laid on the funeral pyre.
The male members of the family carry out the final rituals. See the torch
The fire is lit.
The body is cremated.
The pyre is cleaned once again.
The ashes are preserved in an urn.
And the remaining are swept into the water or carried away by the wind.
Watching the majesty of the mountains and the funeral rites, I felt as the
"With them the Seed of Wisdom did I sow,
And with my own hand labour'd it to grow:
And this was all the Harvest that I reap'd---
"I came like Water, and like Wind I go." "
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